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Charitable Giving

“The definition of ‘Superhero’ in Webster’s Dictionary does not even come closer to describing this company, our friends, First Nation Group! We can’t thank you enough for seeing our need and meeting it.”

Northwest Florida Guardian ad Litem Foundation, Inc.
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VA programs and initiatives supported in 2023
150+
unique nonprofits supported in 2023
290+
homeless Veterans housed through Veterans Matter partnership in 2023

Delivering superior products, service, and support while giving back since 1992

First Nation Group is driven by the power of purpose – it’s central to our success and fuels our mission to make significant impact on the Veterans and active-duty military we support and the underserved in communities where we live and work.

Our Serving. Veterans. First.™ mission is steadfast. Our community outreach and giving spirit is integrated at every level of our business and led by the heart of our company – our employees, their families, and friends of First Nation Group.

We empower our employees to make decisions that ultimately improve their communities, serve their neighbors, and selflessly give their time to others in need. These employee-driven allocations include:

  • National Giving partnerships aligning with VA priorities focused on complex needs
  • Local Challenge funding, strengthening hometown communities where our employees live and work
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Center for Development and Civic Engagement (CDCE) programs increasing opportunities for Veterans and caregivers to thrive
  • 10:1 Employee Match program empowering employees to give to causes most important to them

Our ultimate goal is to promote service and inspire others through a variety of giving channels: financial support, in-kind donations, volunteerism, mentorship programs, and other mission-related activities. #TOGETHERSTRONG, we hope to spark positive change creating healthier, more vibrant communities.

National Giving

Tackling the most complex needs….nationwide.

As a company that specializes in serving the VA and DoD, we actively align our National Giving commitments with those of our customers, focusing on Veteran and military causes nationwide. These unique partnerships enable us to maximize our impact addressing critical need, high-impact programs and services related to Veterans homelessness, suicide prevention, adaptive sports and recreation therapy, mental health programs, women’s health and wellness retreats, housing and transportation, and more.

First Nation Group is proud to partner with Veteran Service Organizations and military nonprofits taking on complex health and social issues, including:

Local Challenge

Giving from the heart…at home.

Our Local Challenge teams focus on the needs at home, creating partnerships to sustain critical programs and services for their communities to thrive. This employee-driven funding provides a powerful platform for employees to serve with their skills and give with their hands and hearts alongside their colleagues, families and friends, while strengthening the neighborhoods where they live and work – Ann Arbor, MI, Denver, CO, Fort Myers, FL, and Niceville, FL.

Commando TOP III, Crestview Area Shelter for the Homeless, Crossroads Center, Destin Harvest, Guardian ad Litem, Mental Health Association, Opportunity Place, Special Olympics Florida, Westonwood Ranch, Wreaths Across America Niceville, FL
ARISE Detroit!, Dominican Literacy Center, Fisher House Michigan, Food Gatherers, Habitat for Humanity, Jackets for Jobs Ann Arbor, MI
Denver Rescue Mission, Douglas County Veterans Memorial Foundation, Mattersville, Operation Tiny Home, Rocky Mountain Fisher House, Stillwater Ranch Denver, CO
American Gold Star Mothers of SWFL, American Legion 123, Cape Coral VA, Collier-Lee Honor Flight, Community Cooperative, Gulf Coast Humane Society, Harry Chapin Food Bank SWFL, Hearts & Homes, PVA Florida Chapter, Take A Soldier Fishing, The McGregor Clinic, Valor Service Dogs Ft. Myers, FL
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We’re just trying to keep ahead of what the needs are for Veterans in the HUD VASH program. These funds will go a long way to help provide the food/nutrition they need while trying to stay inside.”
Voluntary Service Officer, Manchester VA Medical Center

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Center for Development and Civic Engagement – CDCE

Working hand-in-hand to “serve those who have served.”

Our Center for Development and Civic Engagement (CDCE) support is driven by a passionate, innovative, and dedicated regional teams working one-on-one with local CDCE programs in medical facilities nationwide to identify opportunities to better serve Veterans, their families, and caregivers. This funding is designated to benefit Center for Development and Civic Engagement (CDCE) programs and initiatives to enhance the Veterans VA experience and provide financial support to those in greatest need.

Employee Match

Advancing our mission through our greatest asset…our employees.

We believe in our employees and the causes they support. First Nation Group’s Employee Match program generously matches contributions 10:1 (up to $4,000 per employee) to eligible nonprofits allowing employees to multiply their support and expand our giving reach. Contributions are not restricted to a specific cause offering our employees the freedom to continue growing our giving footprint to areas most near and dear to them.

+ Employee nonprofits supported in 2023

  • A Bed 4 Me
  • Adrian Dominican Sisters
  • Air Force Armament Museum
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Legion Post 123
  • Angel Wings International
  • Asia’s Hope
  • Brewster Baptist Church
  • Cadillac & LaSalle Club Museum & Research Center
  • Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida
  • CHD Families of Tucson
  • Children’s Cancer Research Fund
  • Commando TOP III
  • ConnorsK9-P.A.W.S.
  • Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast
  • Corporal Daegan Page Foundation Golf Tournament
  • Crossfire Ranch Inc
  • Dan Brown’s Bullseye Memorial Fund
  • Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
  • Dominican Literacy Center
  • Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center
  • Emerald Coast Robotics Alliance
  • EverythingALS
  • Farmyard Rescue and Rehabilitation
  • Flanders Fields
  • Florida State University Foundation
  • Fore Her Inc
  • Friends of Lake Swan
  • Fort Myers High School Booster Club
  • Gamers Outreach
  • Guiding Harbor
  • Habitat for Humanity Huron Valley
  • Hearts & Homes for Veterans
  • Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church
  • House of Hounds Rescue
  • Irwin First United Methodist Church
  • Isa Kranz Foundation
  • JC Drumgoole School
  • Jeep Babes Michigan Chapter
  • Jeeps Against Suicide
  • Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor
  • Joe Q Veteran Coffee Break
  • Journey Church
  • K9s For Warriors
  • Knights of Columbus Council 7667
  • Le Hermosa Templo
  • LEADSRQ
  • Little Smiles of Palm Beach
  • Liza Jackson Preparatory School
  • Long Lake Association
  • Loving Luca Foundation
  • Lustgarten Foundation
  • Manchester Young Guns
  • Marine Toys for Tots Foundation
  • Mattersville
  • Mental Health Association of Okaloosa/Walton Counties
  • Miracle Hill Ministries
  • National Breast Cancer Foundation
  • NHS Baseball Club Inc
  • Northwest Florida State College Foundation
  • Okaloosa Public Schools Foundation
  • Other Guys Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club
  • Our Lady of the Rockies
  • Patriotic Kenny Foundation
  • Pikes Peak Historical Street Railway Foundation
  • Play For Your Freedom
  • Pleasant Green United Methodist Church
  • Pontiac Transportation Museum
  • Quilts of Valor
  • RE Old Transportation Museum
  • SOCKS
  • Southeastern Guide Dogs
  • St. John Vianney School
  • St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
  • St. Mary of Carmel Catholic School
  • St. Petersburg Catholic High School
  • St. Thomas More Catholic School
  • Still Water Ranch
  • TACP Foundation
  • Teen Challenge
  • TennGreen Land Conservancy
  • The Commons Church
  • The Kwek Society
  • The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
  • The V Foundation
  • Tunnel to Towers
  • Turtles Fly Too Inc
  • Two Wild Hearts Sanctuary
  • Veterans Memorial Museum
  • Wreaths Across America